Tooba is a contemporary fine artist and animator who has worked internationally, her style heavily influenced by her cultural roots in Iran. Her experience includes working in animation, film direction, illustration, game design, and concept art for a broad range of genres, from board games to theatre to film. Tooba has also exhibited her paintings in Europe, Iran, and the United States.


Lost in Oz (Animator)
A Sweet Dream (Director)
7723 (Visual Development)
When Man to Man is a Wolf (Animator)
The Legend of Snake Shoulder (Designer)

Work Experience

Instructor, College of the Canyons
Animator, Axis Studios
Visual Development Artist, Duncan Studios
Animator, SilverFit
Animator, Saba Animation Studio


Utrecht School of the Arts, Master of Art in Image Synthesis and Computer Animation, 2006 – 2007
Tehran University of Art, Baccalaureate in Visual Arts, 1998 – 2003

Awards & Recognition

Screening, Animation Day, Cannes Film Festival, 2016
Screening, Los Angeles Independent Film Festival, 2016
Screening, Los Angeles CineFest, 2016
Screening, International Film Awards Berlin, 2016